Institute Management

New management team at Fraunhofer IME

Prof. Stefan Schillberg and Prof. Christoph Schäfers, heading the IME locations in Aachen and Schmallenberg, will take over the institute management as acting members, together with Prof. Gerd Geisslinger, head of the Frankfurt location, who will also serve as IME's acting Executive Director.

Prof. Rainer Fischer will leave the Fraunhofer IME on 1 April 2017 to take on new tasks. He will remain a member of the institute's management team until the end of March 2017, but will hand over his duties as of January 1 to the responsible successor in the institute management and to the deputy Chairman of the Fraunhofer Group for Life Sciences, Prof. Norbert Krug.

Institute Management as of Jan 1st, 2017

Gerd Geisslinger

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Prof. Dr. Dr. Gerd Geisslinger

Executive Institute Management (provisional, as of Jan 1st, 2017)

Project Group Translational Medicine and Pharmacology Fraunhofer IME
Theodor-Stern-Kai 7
60596 Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Phone +49 69 6301-7620

Stefan Schillberg

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Prof. Dr. Stefan Schillberg

Member of the Institute Management (provisional, as of Jan 1st, 2017) and Head of Division Molecular Biology

Fraunhofer Institute for Molecular Biology and Applied Ecology IME
Forckenbeckstr. 6
52074 Aachen

Phone +49 241 6085-11050

Fax +49 241 6085-10000

Christoph Schäfers

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Prof. Dr. Christoph Schäfers

Member of the Institute Management (provisional, as of Jan 1st, 2017) and Head of Division Applied Ecology

Fraunhofer Institute for Molecular Biology and Applied Ecology IME
Auf dem Aberg 1 57392, Schmallenberg, Germany

Phone +49 2972 302270

Fax +49 2972 302319

Rainer Fischer

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Prof. Dr. Rainer Fischer

Member of the Institute Management until Mar 31st, 2017 (Senior Executive Director until Dec 31st, 2016)

Fraunhofer Institute for Molecular Biology and Applied Ecology IME
Forckenbeckstr. 6
52074 Aachen

Phone +49 241 6085-11020

Fax +49 241 6085-11025